When Larkin Phipps was born about 1835, in Ashe, North Carolina, United States, his father, Benjamin Phipps, was 41 and his mother, Rachel Burnie, was 41. He married Lutiicia Artecia Robinson about 1866, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Piney Creek, Alleghany, North Carolina, United States in 1870 and Precinct 9 Red River, Morgan, Kentucky, United States in 1880. He died from 1863 to 1926, at the age of 92, and was buried in Morehead, Rowan, Kentucky, United States.
English: from a shortened form of the Middle English personal name Philip , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.
History: The Phipps family, which holds the titles of marquess of Normandy and earl of Mulgrave, are descended from Constantine Phipps (1656–1723), who was lord chancellor of Ireland. A cousin with a different background, Sir William Phip(p)s (1651–95), was born in ME, where his parents had emigrated. Originally a ship's carpenter, he rose to become royal governor of MA.
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